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Amnesty International: Call for the Immediate Release of Raif Badawi. (Freedom of Speech)
World  (tags: freedom of speech, internet, blogging, Saudi Arabia )

Yusuf
- 185 days ago - amnesty.ie
Raif Badawi was flogged in public 50 times on the 9 January. He has 950 lashes and nearly a decade in prison left to serve - simply for blogging about free speech.
KUDOS FOR ICELAND! Iceland*s Pirate Party Legalizes Blasphemy (of Islam)
World  (tags: Iceland, FREEDOM OF SPEECH, Pirate's Party, Blasphemy against Islam is now Legal )

Beth
- 322 days ago - ibtimes.com
Freedom of Speech comes to Iceland. Expressing solidarity with the Charlie Hebdo massacre victims, Iceland sends one of the most important messages in the world. We will not let Islamic Blasphemy laws fire, fine and imprison citizens who criticize Islam
Free Musicians of Tibet - Petition
World  (tags: Jailed Tibet Musicians, China, freedom of Speech, Freedom of music )

Dandelion
- 499 days ago - freetibet.org
At least eleven singers have been imprisoned by China in Tibet since 2012, joining thousands of other political prisoners in this occupied country. Singing songs in your own language about the issues of concern to your own people should not be a crime.
Build a Bridge of Hope in Paris --- Petition PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: France, terrorism, Muslim extremists, crime, death, freedom of speech, politics, society, violence, world, cartoons, Charlie Hebdo )

Lynn
- 505 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The gunmen have fled, the city is on high alert and France lost four of it's most famous political commentators. This is an attempt to silence speech by spreading fear, it's what extremists do over and over again. But France isn't letting it happen.
Charlie Hebdo: The Publication That Mocks Everyone
World  (tags: Freedom of the Press, Freedom of Speech )

Ben
- 505 days ago - parisnews.net
French leaders, Muslims, Jews, the pope -- all have been the target over the years of the weekly's crude...Satire!
Charlie Hebdo: Gun Attack on French Magazine Kills 12
World  (tags: Al Qaeda, Islamist militants, violence, murder, France, Charlie Hebdo, satire, freedom of speech, "Allahu Akbar", freedom of the press, VIDEO )

Beatrice
- 505 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Gunmen have shot dead 12 people at the Paris office of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in an apparent militant Islamist attack. Four of the magazine's well-known cartoonists, including its editor, were among those killed, as well as two police
Freedom for Kazakh Opposition Leader, Vladimir Kozlov! - Petition
World  (tags: Vladimir Kozlov, Kazakhstan, Alga, violation of human rights, freedom of speech )

Dandelion
- 552 days ago - en.odfoundation.eu
In the trial of Vladimir Kozlov, the leader of the democratic opposition in Kazakhstan, rights such as freedom of speech, the right to a defence and presumption of innocence were brutally violated.
Free Speech in Egypt: Drop Charges Against Bassem Youssef & Others
World  (tags: HumanRights, freedoms, Africa, freedom of speech )

Teresa
- 1119 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
As we celebrate World Press Freedom Day on May 3, demand that Egypt drop the charges against Bassem Youssef, Ahmed Anwar and others persecuted for criticizing the authorities. Egypt's government must protect the fundamental right to freedom of expression.
India: Is China Right About the Internet?
World  (tags: India, freedom of speech, censorship, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, conflict, government, humanrights, ethics, politics, violence, society, world, asia, HumanRights )

Cal
- 1370 days ago - globalpost.com
India's crackdown on social networks to stop rumor-mongering is fast morphing into an assault of free speech.
TAKE ACTION NOW! TELL Canada, Stop Censoring Science
World  (tags: world, news, Canada, freedom of speech, politics, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', government, ethics )

Cal
- 1556 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell Canada that you support the right of scientists to talk directly to the media about important issues that affect the lives of Canada's citizens without the government dictating what they say,as they do now..
World Press Freedom Day, May 3
World  (tags: Freedom of the Press, Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Expression, Democracy, Human Rights )

Ben
- 2216 days ago - portal.unesco.org
World Press Freedom Day is celebrated across the globe every May 3rd, representing an opportunity to commemorate the fundamental principles of press freedom and to pay solemn tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the line of duty...
The New Chinese Media Versus Dalai Lama
World  (tags: Tibet - Chinese Oppression, Freedom of Speech )

Ben
- 2452 days ago - phayul.com
There is a quiet revolution taking place in the world of Chinese official media. In the beginning Xinhua was the word, and the only word. China had only media commandment; "Thou shall have no other media..."
Support Israeli Activists Today
World  (tags: jewish voice for peace, freedom of speech, activists, arrests )

Eleanor
- 2586 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
On April 26, 2009, a number of Israeli peace activists had their computers confiscated, were called for interrogations, and were only released upon signing agreements not to contact their political friends for 30 days. We are asking you to contact.......
From Skokie to Um-El-Fahm
World  (tags: Judeo-Nazi march, Jewish extremists, Um el Fahm, Israeli state, israel, middle-east, palestine, terrorism, violence, war, usa, American Nazi, freedom of speech, freedoms, ethics, conflict, racists )

Madalena
- 2618 days ago - uruknet.de
In short, Jews, like the rest of humanity, are expected to be morally consistent. This means they must speak up against racism, not only when Jews are victims, but also when Jews happen to be perpetrators as well.
Galloway Vows to Fight Canada Ban - ,
World  (tags: canada, george galloway, freedom of speech, harper government )

Cheryl
- 2623 days ago - news.uk.msn.com
Outspoken anti-war MP George Galloway has vowed to fight the "outrageous decision" to ban him from Canada on the grounds of national security. Mr Galloway said he was not prepared to accept the "idiotic" ban and pledged to use all means at his disposal
 

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